Papua New Guinea 6.2 Earthquake

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Published Friday, December 21, 2018

An earthquake with an initial magnitude of 6.2 struck 148 km south of Rabaul island in northeastern Papua New Guinea on Friday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said.

There was no tsunami warning or any immediate reports of damage. The USGS later revised the magnitude of the quake down to 5.9.
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Source: DORRIS

Papua New Guinea 6.2 Earthquake Facts

Power: 6.2
Affected Area: 100 km.
Alert Level: Green
Category: Geo
Response: None
Severity: Extreme
Urgency: Past
Certainty: Observed

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